Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson

American singer-songwriter
Anti-establishment singer, songwriter, actor, and key figure in the New Nashville country movement of the '70s.
BornJune 22, 1936
HometownBrownsville, Texas, United States of America
Net worth$160 million
Height5'10" (1.78m)
SpouseLisa Meyers (m 1983 - present) , Rita Coolidge (m 1973 - 1980) , Frances Beer (m 1960 - 1969)
ChildrenKelly Marie Kristofferson , Blake Cameron Kristofferson , Tracy Kristofferson , Jesse Kristofferson , Kris Kristofferson , Johnny Robert Kristofferson , Casey Kristofferson , Jody Kristofferson
ParentsMary Ann Ashbrook , Lars Henry Kristofferson
Profile

Photos

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Videos

Barbra Streisand thinks the 2018 version of A Star Is Born was the 'wrong idea'

Barbra Streisand thinks the most recent ‘A Star Is Born’ remake was “the wrong idea”, as she thinks it was too similar to the previous version, which she starred in alongside Kris Kristofferson.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Skyville Live: Jerry Lee Lewis
Skyville Live: Jerry Lee Lewis
2021
Skyville Live: Kris Kristofferson and Friends
Skyville Live: Kris Kristofferson and Friends
2021
Texas Medal of Arts Awards
Texas Medal of Arts Awards
2017
Hickok
Hickok
1h 28min
2017
Outlaw: Celebrating the Music of Waylon Jennings
Outlaw: Celebrating the Music of Waylon Jennings
2017
Wheeler
Wheeler
PG
1h 40min
2017
Austin City Limits Hall of Fame New Year's Eve
Austin City Limits Hall of Fame New Year's Eve
2016
Traded
Traded
1h 38min
2016
7 Minutes
7 Minutes
1h 32min
2014
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 2
PG
1h 47min
2014
An Evening With Kris Kristofferson
An Evening With Kris Kristofferson
2013
The Motel Life
The Motel Life
R
1h 25min
2013
Midnight Stallion
Midnight Stallion
1h 37min
2013
Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction
Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction
1h 17min
2013
Lords of the Street
Lords of the Street
R
1h 23min
2013
Deadfall
Deadfall
R
1h 35min
2012
Celebrating the Music of Johnny Cash: We Walk the Line!
Celebrating the Music of Johnny Cash: We Walk the Line!
2012
Johnny Cash Music Festival
Johnny Cash Music Festival
2012
The Greening of Whitney Brown
The Greening of Whitney Brown
PG
1h 23min
2011
Troubadour, TX
Troubadour, TX
2011
Dolphin Tale
Dolphin Tale
PG
1h 53min
2011
Bloodworth
Bloodworth
R
1h 45min
2010
Crook and Chase Presents: A Tribute to Hank Williams Sr.
Crook and Chase Presents: A Tribute to Hank Williams Sr.
2010
For Sale by Owner
For Sale by Owner
PG-13
1h 34min
2009
Live at Isle of Wight 1970
Live at Isle of Wight 1970
2009
Snow Buddies
Snow Buddies
G
1h 27min
2008
The Wendell Baker Story
The Wendell Baker Story
PG-13
1h 39min
2007

Albums

Gold
Gold
2020
Pilgrim: Chapter 33
Pilgrim: Chapter 33
2017
Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down
Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down
2017
Bottom Line Archive Series: In Their Own Words with Vin Scelsa
Bottom Line Archive Series: In Their Own Words with Vin Scelsa
2017
Why Me
Why Me
2017
Cedar Creek Sessions
Cedar Creek Sessions
2016
Complete Monument & Columbia Album Collection
Complete Monument & Columbia Album Collection
2016
Evening with Kris Kristofferson: The Pilgrim; Ch 77
Evening with Kris Kristofferson: The Pilgrim; Ch 77
2014
Let the Music Play
Let the Music Play
2013
Feeling Mortal
Feeling Mortal
2013
Toast to Freedom
Toast to Freedom
2012
Please Don't Tell Me How the Story Ends: The Publishing Demos 1968-1972
Please Don't Tell Me How the Story Ends: The Publishing Demos 1968-1972
2010
Closer to the Bone
Closer to the Bone
2009
Border Lord/Jesus Was a Capricorn
Border Lord/Jesus Was a Capricorn
2009
Surreal Thing/Easter Island
Surreal Thing/Easter Island
2009
Spooky Lady's Sideshow/Shake Hands with the Devil
Spooky Lady's Sideshow/Shake Hands with the Devil
2009
Who's to Bless and Who's to Blame/To the Bone
Who's to Bless and Who's to Blame/To the Bone
2009
16 Biggest Hits
16 Biggest Hits
2007
Live From Austin, TX
Live From Austin, TX
2006
This Old Road
This Old Road
2006
Help Me Make It Through the Night
Help Me Make It Through the Night
2004
Breakthrough
Breakthrough
2004
Repossessed/Third World Warrior
Repossessed/Third World Warrior
2004

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1977Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyA Star Is BornWinner
1974British Academy of Film & Television ArtsMost Promising Newcomer to Leading Film RolesPat Garrett & Billy the KidNominated